To get immediate online help with computer security problems, companies in Durham, NC, can find expert troubleshooting from Progent's security engineers. Progent's online service consultants are ready to offer effective and low-cost assistance with security emergencies that are impacting the viability of your information system. Progent's accredited security engineers are qualified to support environments powered by Windows, Linux, Apple, Solaris, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide array of consulting services covers firewall expertise, email filtering and encryption, secure system infrastructure, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's technical support team has earned the industry's most advanced security certifications including GIAC and ISSAP.

Progent provides remote security support services on a by-the-minute basis with no minimum times and no extra fees for sign-up or after hours support. By charging by the minute and by delivering top-level support, Progent's pricing policy keeps costs under control and avoids scenarios where simple fixes entail big charges.

Our Network Has Been Hacked: What Can We Do Now?
If your network is currently fighting a security crisis, go to Progent's Urgent Remote Technical Help to find out how to receive immediate help.

For companies that have planned carefully for being hacked, the formal incident handling procedure promoted by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's preferred method of responding to a serious security incident.

Overview of Progent's Security Support Services
Managing network security plus planning for restoring vital information and functions after a security breach requires an on-going process involving a variety of tools and procedures. Progent's certified consultants can help your business at any level in your attempt to secure your IT network, ranging from security assessments to creating a complete security program. Key areas supported by Progent's security engineers include Security Planning and Implementation, Information Recovery and Security Forensics, and Managed Protection from E-mail-Based Threats.

Planning and Building Protected Networks
Any organization ought to have a carefully considered security strategy that incorporates both preventive and reactive activity. The proactive plan is a collection of steps that helps to reduce vulnerabilities. The reactive plan specifies procedures to assist security staff to assess the damage resulting from an attack, repair the damage, record the event, and revive network activity as quickly as feasible. Progent can show you how to design security into your business operations. Progent can install auditing software, create and build a safe IT architecture, and recommend procedures and policies to maximize the protection of your network. Progent's security experts are ready to assist you to set up a firewall, design safe online and mobile connectivity to email and information, and configure an effective VPN.

If you are looking for an economical option for jobbing out your network security management, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Packages include non-stop online server tracking and immediate response to emergencies.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your company you to plan, implement, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include physical and cloud-based resources and that comply with regulatory data security requirements. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 integration with on-premises Exchange deployments, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

Data Recovery and Security Forensics
Progent has expertise in recovering systems and servers that have been compromised, are suspect, or have stopped working following a security attack. Progent can help determine the losses resulting from the assault, restore normal business operations, and recover data compromised as a result of the breach. Progent's security engineers can also oversee a comprehensive failure evaluation by examining activity logs and utilizing a variety of proven assessment tools. Progent's background with security problems reduces your business disruption and permits Progent to propose effective strategies to avoid or mitigate new assaults.

Fault Tolerant Backup and Restore Systems Based on Microsoft DPM
Microsoft Data Protection Manager is a powerful fault tolerant backup and restore solution centered around fast disk systems to maximize availability, performance, and ease of administration. Progent's expert Microsoft Data Protection Manager support professionals can help your company to develop a practical workplace recovery plan, implement a cost-effective high-availability IT architecture, install a DPM-based backup and restore system, comprehensively test your DPM system, teach your administrative personnel or regular service providers how to maintain DPM, or provide extensive IT outsourcing such as off-site housing of Microsoft DPM servers in Progent's world-class data center facility. To read more, go to System Center Data Protection Manager Expertise.

Spam and Virus Filtering and Email Encryption
Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering and email encryption service that incorporates the technology of top information security vendors to deliver web-based management and comprehensive security for your email traffic. The powerful structure of Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway device to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based threats. Email Guard's cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and blocks most unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to external threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite security gateway device provides a deeper layer of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the onsite security gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email that stays within your security perimeter.

Special Security Expertise Offered by Progent
Progent's seasoned consultants offer unique specialized help in vital facets of IT security such as:

Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent provides expertise with security auditing utilities such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for performing a variety of comprehensive system tests to uncover possible security gaps. Progent has broad skills with these and similar utilities and can help your company to understand audit reports and react efficiently. Progent's certified security engineers also can perform web software validation and can perform expert assessments of corporate-wide security to determine your company's compliance with major worldwide security specifications such as HIPAA, NIST, and ISO. In addition, Progent can evaluate the strength of your wireless security including in-place wireless appliances as well as mobile devices. Get the details about Progent's Security Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Assessment.

Cisco Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Support
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can deliver world-class technical support for Cisco's entire range of protection and Virtual Private Network (VPN) solutions including PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, the Catalyst FWSM, secure broadband and integrated services (IS) routers, Aironet wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst family switches. Find out more details concerning Cisco Security, VPN and Wireless Consulting.

Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Solutions
In addition to supporting a broad range of security solutions from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide organizations of any size top-level support for products from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's engineers offer:

Unannounced Penetration Checking Services
Unannounced penetration checking is a vital technique for helping companies to find out how vulnerable their information systems are to real-world threats by revealing how well corporate protection policies and technologies stand up against planned but unpublicized intrusion attempts launched by seasoned security engineers utilizing advanced hacking methods. Learn more details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Expertise
CISM Experts for Durham, North CarolinaCertified Information Security Manager (CISM) defines the fundamental competencies and worldwide standards of performance that information security managers are required to achieve. It provides executive management the assurance that those who have earned their certification have the experience and skill to offer effective security management and consulting support. Progent can provide a CISM-certified expert to help your enterprise in vital security areas including information protection governance, vulnerability management, data security process control, and crisis response support.

Get additional information about Progent's CISM Security Support Services.

CISSP Security Support Services
CISSP Qualified System Security Professionals for Durham, North CarolinaProgent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are security specialists who have earned CISSP status through demonstrated experience, extensive study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP Certification recognizes mastery of a worldwide standard for information security. ANSI has given the CISSP credential accreditation in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of knowledge included within CISSP include security management procedures, security design and models, connection control methodology, software development security, operations security, physical security, encryption, communications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.

Read additional details concerning Progent's CISSP Support Expertise.

ISSAP-Qualified Engineers for Secure Network Architecture
ISSAP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals (ISSAP) for Durham, North CarolinaProgent's ISSAP certified security experts are experts who have earned ISSAP certification following rigorous examination and substantial hands-on work with network security design. ISSAP consultants have comprehensive knowledge of access management systems and techniques, phone system and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, requirements analysis, BCP and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can assist your business with all aspects of architecture security.

Learn the details concerning Progent's ISSAP Certified Protected System Architecture Engineering Support.

Certified Information Systems Auditor Professional Services
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Engineers for Durham, North CarolinaThe Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is a prestigious achievement that represents mastery in IS security audit and control. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential requires that consultants undergo a comprehensive examination overseen by the ISACA professional association. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-certified security audit professional trained to help companies in the areas of information systems audit process, IT governance, systems and infrastructure planned useful life, IT service delivery, protecting information resources, and disaster recovery planning.

Learn additional information about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor Consulting Services.

CRISC-certified Network Risk Mitigation Consultants
CRISC-certified Risk Engineers for Durham, North CarolinaThe CRISC certification program was established by ISACA in 2010 to validate a consultant's ability to design, implement, and support IS control mechanisms to mitigate network risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist you to develop and carry out a business continuity strategy that follows industry best practices promoted by CRISC and geared to match your company's risk tolerance, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's risk mitigation expertise is complementary to the services available from Progent's CISA-qualified security engineers for impartially evaluating your IT control mechanisms and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM experts for designing company-wide security policies.

Find out more information concerning Progent's CRISC-certified Risk Mitigation Support.

Global Information Assurance Certification Consulting Services
Network Security Engineers with GIAC Certification for Durham, North CarolinaGlobal Information Assurance Certification was founded in 1999 to validate the knowledge of IT security engineers. GIAC's mission is to make sure that a certified professional possesses the knowledge needed to provide services in critical areas of system, data, and software security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by companies and government organizations all over the world including and the United States National Security Agency. Progent offers the support of GIAC certified consultants for all of the security capabilities covered within GIAC accreditation programs such as auditing IT infrastructure, incident handling, traffic analysis, web services security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.

Find out additional details about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.

Contact Progent for Computer Security Consulting Services
If your organization is situated in Durham or anywhere in North Carolina and you're looking for security help, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.

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